Our boys not equipped to face Iraq's WMDs

Martin Belam  by Martin Belam, 15 January 2004

Thursday's Daily Mail editorial titled "Betrayal of our fighting troops" quotes the revelation from the National Audit Office that:

"troops were indeed sent into battle without proper protection from chemical or biological attack"

I can't help thinking that the complaint would carry more authority if anyone could produce evidence that the chemical or biological weapons they required protection from actually existed.

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